Microsoft Releases Repair Policy Review

As the Right to Repair movement grows, more tech companies are expanding repair options and announcing self repair programs to placate consumers. In 2021, advocacy group As You Sow proposed a shareholder resolution, to which Microsoft responded by commissioning an “Assessment of the greenhouse gas emissions and waste impacts from improving the repairability of Microsoft…

Device Leasing Company Expands

Rumors that Apple is developing a leasing program for its devices have recently circulated, raising questions from the company’s loyal customers. The rumors stirred surprise among Apple users, however, this is not the first time the idea of leasing devices has been put into action.  Berlin-based device leasing company, Grover, was founded in 2015 with…

What to do With Old IT Assets This Spring

It’s that time of year again. Flowers are blooming, pollen is high and the office is cluttered once more with old hardware collected over the past year. It’s time to make room for new equipment, which means finding a disposal method for those retired electronics. This year, consider recycling during your spring cleaning. IT asset…

AT&T Announces Grant to Help Provide Electronics to Students in Need During a Digital Age

Since the pandemic began many businesses have switched to a remote environment, including schools. Remote learning swept over many countries, resulting in the need for more electronics. Many households have more than one child in school, which increases costs and makes the digital learning process more difficult to achieve. Fortunately, a well known tech giant…

The Pitfalls & Solutions of Selling Returned Merchandise on the Direct to Consumer Market

Many things have changed over the years, including the way society shops. Especially since the pandemic, there has been a major increase in online shopping. Because stores were closed people bought almost everything online, a method that has continued due to the lingering pandemic and convenience. Direct-to-consumer online platforms such as Amazon, eBay, Back Market…